Make a simple and inexpensive DIY Sprinkler made from PVC Pipe. Water your lawn in half the time without a sprinkler system. Enjoy your green lawn.
Water is vital in protecting your investment in you lawn and landscape Learn about Irrigation :: Basics of a Residential Irrigation System with @Matt @ theDIYvillage
Install an Inexpensive Irrigation System - Smart and Effective Lawn Watering Tips: http://www.familyhandyman.com/landscaping/lawn-care/smart-and-effective-lawn-watering-tips#8
Pretty Handy Girl does it again. This time with a tutorial for installing your own sprinklers.
Planning Your Lawn Irrigation System
Add a Remote Hose Connection for Easier Watering If you're constantly dragging long lengths of hose from the house to the far corners of your yard, consider adding a remote faucet instead.
Interesting concept. Wouldn't work with rain barrel system but maybe by little pond.
How to Install a Sprinkler System - Installing an Underground Sprinkler System - Popular Mechanics